Lotus- Aakriti Kuntal

Upwards, these lips, boat-like inundating rivers within their pondering girth Upwards, this skin, cellophane treasures collecting color from the sky’s subservience Upwards, hand, mouth, body Organs shattering in coalescent proximity I raise my head to an uneven sun Watch its cadenced portions Clouds ablaze against the hum of detonation I raise my body, my skin,Continue reading Lotus- Aakriti Kuntal

The Shame and Fear We Sow-Sergio Ortiz

 [Poem and photo by Sergio Ortiz]   It’s no longer Build the Wall or Lock Her Up, now it’s Shoot the Bitch and Hang the Nigger.   Outbursts, newsworthy metaphors, one more fire under Nowhere Bridge, a contemptible distraction to my support of The Water Protectors?   I’m done listening to loudspeakers announce our descentContinue reading The Shame and Fear We Sow-Sergio Ortiz

The Shame and Fear We Sow -Introducing Sergio Ortiz

 [Poem and photo by Sergio Ortiz]   It’s no longer Build the Wall or Lock Her Up, now it’s Shoot the Bitch and Hang the Nigger.   Outbursts, newsworthy metaphors, one more fire under Nowhere Bridge, a contemptible distraction to my support of The Water Protectors?   I’m done listening to loudspeakers announce our descentContinue reading The Shame and Fear We Sow -Introducing Sergio Ortiz